Monthly Archives

August 2011

  • New York Restaurants

    Eataly part I – Le Verdure

    Now celebrating its one year anniversary, the massive Italian food hall that is Eataly is still going strong.  The masses that filled the 50,000-square-foot space even months after its opening had scared me off…

    August 30, 2011
  • New York Restaurants


    Tucked away on a sleepy section of Smith street in Carroll Gardens is Seersucker, a Southern-inspired Brooklyn eatery. I say ‘inspired’ because you won’t find your traditional fare here – this is New Southern…

    August 28, 2011
  • Appetizer Recipes Vegetarian


    Arancini means ‘little oranges’ in Italian, though these guys aren’t quite as healthy as a piece of citrus! A national Sicilian emblem, these utterly addicting fried rice balls can be filled with everything from…

    August 27, 2011
  • Dessert Recipes Vegetarian

    Peach and Almond Clafoutis

    Ah, summer peaches…Is there anything more scrumptious in the summertime than devouring a ripe peach and letting it dribble down your chin? I just couldn’t resist their attraction on my last trip to the…

    August 24, 2011
  • Montreal Restaurants

    La Distillerie, Montreal

    La Distillerie is one of my favorite cocktail bars in Montreal – great atmosphere, fresh ingredients and a gigantic menu! Having made the Mason jar its signature, you can expect alcohol in great quantity…

    August 23, 2011